Instructions & Guidelines

Apply for GSC Examination

Personal Info Local Construction Association


First Name: *

(As it would appear on the certificate)
Last Name: *

(As it would appear on the certificate)
 
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Telephone (Home):
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Most Current Employer: *
Telephone: *
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Responsibilities: (job description or summary of duties) *
Designation

Estimator Superintendent Project Manager Owner's Construction Manager (no discipline necessary)


Contracting Discipline

General Contracting Mechanical Contracting Electrical Contracting Roadbuilding / Heavy Construction Specialty Trade


Specialty Trades:

Industry
Experience
Industry Experience:

A minimum of 5 years' experience must be in the Gold Seal designation.


10 credits per year (must complete project list)


NOTE: Please list only those projects worked on that were awarded to your organization. Experience in the residential sector includes all projects that fall under part 9 of the National Building Code. This definition recognizes that all single family residences will continue to be excluded regardless of size. All other residential occupancies and projects that fall under Part 3 of the National Building Code will fall under the ICI sector and will be included for Gold Seal Certification.

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Education

Trade Experience: Work experience in a relevant construction trade at the Journeyperson level will qualify for certification credits.

Note: You can gain additional credits if you have a tradesperson qualification. If you possess a tradesperson qualification please include a copy of your ticket here. If you are not certified, no credits will be allocated. If there is not a tradesperson qualification available in your province for your trade, you will need to demonstrate a minimum of 6000 hours as a tradesperson by way of letter from a third party in order to be equivalent to a certified journeyperson.

Trade:

Note: Roadbuilding Trades: In applications for Superintendent, Roadbuilding and Heavy Construction, credit will be given for minimum 6000 hours heavy equipment operation as equivalent to a trade certificate. Applicants must provide a letter from a current or past employer attesting to this experience.



Formal Education:
- Provide Proof of Academic Achievement (not required for secondary school)
- For foreign education, please provide certification of Canadian equivalency
- Apprenticeship training does not qualify in this section


College

(Industry Related Diploma)
School:
Name:
City:
Program of Study Completed:
Technician
Technologist
Other
Duration & Details:
No. of Years:
Year Completed:
Certificate:

University

(Industry Related Degree)
School:
Name:
City:
Program of Study Completed:
Duration & Details:
No. of Years:
Year Completed:
Certificate:

Mandatory Education
Construction Industry Ethics
Online Certificate:
Classroom Certificate:
As of January 1, 2017 all candidates will require the mandatory Construction Industry Ethics course (or equivalent) in order to be eligible to challenge the Gold Seal exam. Please contact your local construction association for further information regarding the Construction Industry Ethics Course.

Additional Mandatory Education
Mandatory Education Attachment 1:
Mandatory Education Attachment 2:


Training and Courses:
(Attach certificates, transcripts, or other proof of completion. Duration of courses must be indicated below)

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Recommendation

All candidates must provide a letter of recommendation from their current employer (direct supervisor) stating their position within the company, length of time with the company as well as a brief summary of duties. Candidates who are self-employed will require a letter from a client.


Letter of Recommendation  *
Survey

Why Are You Seeking Gold Seal Certification?   *

Self-enhancement Employer request/demand Improve employment opportunities
Facilitate geographic mobility Condition of contract Other (explain)

Where did you learn about the Gold Seal Program?   *

Additional
Info

Please provide any additional information that may be useful to your application by uploading it below (eg. Resume/CV, Job Description, Gold Seal Certificate, etc.)


Payment Examination Fee

$500 plus G.S.T. or H.S.T. where applicable per Gold Seal Certificate.


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I, , declare that this application form is accurate to the best of my knowledge. Initials:    April 20, 2018


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Gold Seal Employers

Abalone Construction | Amico Design Build Inc. | Ball Construction | Bockstael Construction | Buttcon | EBC | EllisDon | Kenaidan Contracting | Maple Leaf Construction | PCL  | Ross & Anglin